Congratulations to Addison Avenue Federal Credit Union and the U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia, both of which were designated as Laureates by the Computerworld Honors Program. In addition to this honor, Addison Avenue Federal Credit Union was also named as a finalist for the Computerworld 21st Century Achievement Award, an award that honors and documents the extraordinary innovations of individuals and organizations that are leading the global IT revolution.
Addison Avenue Federal Credit Union
Addison Avenue offers its customers the VeriSign Identity Protection (VIP) Authentication Service, a cloud-based, strong authentication service that delivers an additional layer of protection beyond simple username and password. Addison Avenue was the first federal credit union in the U.S. to offer VIP Authentication to help its customers protect their account access and information against fraud or theft. The Addison Avenue case study can be found at this link.
Magistrate Judge for the U.S. District Court
On Sept. 26, 2009, the Honorable John M. Facciola, Magistrate Judge for the U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia, issued the first digitally signed judicial order in U.S. history, which was built on VeriSign's Managed Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Services
The Computerworld Honors Program brings together Chairmen and CEOs of the world's foremost information technology companies to recognize the most outstanding user achievements in technology each year. Nominees include individuals and organizations around the world whose visionary applications of information technology promote positive social and economic progress.